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Portrait de Walter Scott, Jr.
Age : 86
Public asset : 52,102,483 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Berkshire Hathaway Inc. - Valmont Industries, Inc.

Summary 
Mr. Walter Scott, Jr., is on the Board of Directors at Berkshire Hathaway, Inc., Valmont Industries, Inc., enet Telecommunications Networks Ltd. and MidAmerican, Inc. Mr. Scott was previously employed as Chairman by Level 3 Communications, Inc.

He also served on the board at Peter Kiewit Son's, Inc., WorldCom, Inc., Berkshire Hathaway Energy Co., MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., Burlington Resources, Inc., Commonwealth Telephone Enterprises, Inc. and RCN Corp.

He received his undergraduate degree from Colorado State University.


Current positions of Walter Scott, Jr. 
NameTitle Since
Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
(Property & Casualty Insurance)
Independent Director 1988
Valmont Industries, Inc.
(Construction Supplies & Fixtures)
Independent Director 1981
MidAmerican, Inc. Director -
enet Telecommunications Networks Ltd. Director -


Holdings of Walter Scott, Jr. 
NameEquities%Valuation
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A)
Property & Casualty Insurance
1000.013%32,337,506 USD
Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI)
Construction Supplies & Fixtures
134,7150.60%22,039,374 USD


Walter Scott, Jr. : Personal Network 


Biography of Walter Scott, Jr. 
Walter Scott, Jr. (born 1931 in Omaha, Nebraska) is an American civil engineer, philanthropist, and former CEO of Peter Kiewit Sons' Incorporated. Scott was the 1997 recipient of the Horatio Alger Award and consistently ranks among the wealthiest Americans. He sits on the Board of Berkshire Hathaway, and is a childhood friend of Warren Buffett. He became an Eagle Scout in 1946 and is a recipient of the Distinguished Eagle Scout Award. He graduated from Colorado State University in 1953 with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering.

Scott serves on the board of directors of Berkshire Hathaway, Burlington Resources, Commonwealth Telephone Enterprises, Level 3 Communications Inc., [Energy Holdings], RCN Corporation, Valmont Industries, and Peter Kiewit Sons' Inc. and is the Chairman of the Board at the Open World Leadership Center at the Library of Congress The corporation is one of the firms created by the 1998 separation of the two operating divisions of Peter Kiewit Sons' Inc. Since the split-off, Scott now serves as Chairman Emeritus of Peter Kiewit Sons', Inc. With his wife, Suzanne, he founded the public, non-profit Suzanne and Walter Scott Foundation which has funded the Scott Atrium & Education Center at University of Nebraska Medical Center, the Scott Technology Center in Omaha, and The Summit: Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve.


Source @ Wikipedia



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Walter Scott, Jr. : Connections 
NVC Lighting Technology Corp.
Eagle Value Partners LLC
Corbis Images LLC
TerraPower LLC
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust (Investment Management)
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust
Corbis Corp.
Kiewit Offshore Services Ltd.
America's Health Insurance Plans, Inc.
McCarthy Group LLC
Actnano, Inc.
Catholic Charities of Omaha
Witmer Capital Management LLC
Space Needle LLC
Delta Plc


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